"Christie's Collectors Guides - Antique Maps", Moreland & Bannister
Period: 1986 (published)
Color: Printed Color
7.8 x 10.1 inches
19.8 x 25.7 cm
This is the second edition of this invaluable reference that covers map-making, cartographers, and collecting. The books lays out the history of map-making methods from the late 15th century onwards. Brief biographies of the major map-makers are included. It also provides advice for the collector on the practical aspects of collecting and care. Illustrations in B&W (168) and color (8) in 314 pages. Hardbound in blue cloth with dust jacket.
Contents are near fine with minor toning along the edges of the pages. There is minor rubbing to the covers and dust jacket.